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  • Four of the best fitness bands
    29 Jul 2014 at 2:30pm
    FitBit has been in the news this week after releasing a Windows Phone app and there has also been a new fitness band mentioned by a Singapore-based company that wants to turn training into a game with Star.21. Nike were one of the first to bring out a wrist-worn fitness tracker with the original FuelBand and since then it has released the Nike FuelBand SE with better water resistance, more ...

  • Run with the pacers
    29 Jul 2014 at 1:21pm
    The Hyderabad Marathon has experienced runners volunteering as pacers to help new runners

  • New running store set to open in Ypsilanti
    29 Jul 2014 at 11:29am
    YPSILANTI — Ypsilanti runners will soon be able to get their gear without leaving the city; a new running store is coming to town.

  • Five ways training for a marathon inspired me as an entrepreneur
    29 Jul 2014 at 9:15am
    Over the past three years, I have run over 1000 miles and three marathons all because I stopped making excuses and kept a commitment. Below are five things I took from my training that can easily be applied to any area in your business

  • Marshall University police officer finishes Graveyard 100
    29 Jul 2014 at 4:42am
    HUNTINGTON -- You ran a marathon? That's a nice warm up for Britt Arthur.

  • Running could add 3 years to your life
    29 Jul 2014 at 3:01am
    Study finds runners live longer than non-runners -- and you don't have to run fast or far to see the benefits

  • 5 Minute Run May Help Heart Disease
    29 Jul 2014 at 2:35am
    (CNN)– Good news for runners: A new study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology suggests running, even for a few minutes a day, can reduce your risk of dying from heart disease – whether you plod along or go at race speed. Researchers studied more than 55,000 adults between the ages … Continue reading »

  • Barefoot Running—The Videos
    28 Jul 2014 at 9:56pm
    "The collision of the heel with the ground generates a significant impact transient, a nearly instantaneous, large force. This force sends a shock wave up through the body via the skeletal system." Scientists on what can happen when you run.

  • Adidas aims to 'Boost' its basketball game
    28 Jul 2014 at 9:00pm
    On Sunday, Adidas announced it is bringing its innovative Boost technology to basketball, in part to take on Nike.

  • Huntington man completed 102-mile run
    28 Jul 2014 at 8:36pm
    HUNTINGTON — You ran a marathon? That’s a nice warm up for Britt Arthur. Arthur, a Marshall University police officer, completed the Graveyard 100, a 102.7-mile Ultramarathon, in March on the North Carolina coast. The race began in Corolla, N.C., and ended near Cape Hatteras.

  • Running of any length or speed reduces risk of death
    28 Jul 2014 at 7:41pm
    An early morning jogger looks over his shoulder as he runs around the reflecting pool on the National Mall in Washington, Thursday Feb. 21, 2013. A new study says running, no matter how many weeks per minute, can help lower your risk of early death.

  • Randy Foster: Breathless
    28 Jul 2014 at 7:41pm
    I have a confession: I’m out of shape. But I’m working on it.

  • Randy Foster: The journey to swimsuit fitness
    28 Jul 2014 at 7:40pm
    I have a confession: I’m out of shape. But I’m working on it.

  • adidas Introduces the D Rose 5 and Crazylight With Boost Technology
    28 Jul 2014 at 7:00pm
    adidas's Boost technology, a prominent feature of the brand's running shoes that has received rave reviews, is officially making its way to the hardwood. Derrick Rose's upcoming signature shoe, the

  • Tennis a Top 10 Growth Sport
    28 Jul 2014 at 4:11pm
    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. -- Tennis is the only traditional participation sport to be ranked in the Top 10 in terms of participation growth, out of nearly 120 sports and activities surveyed in the recently ...

  • EIU, adidas agree to partnership
    28 Jul 2014 at 4:00pm
    CHARLESTON – Eastern Illinois University and adidas have entered into a five-year partnership in which the Portland, Ore., based company is to be the official athletic footwear, apparel and accessory brand of the Panthers through the 2019 season.

  • Va. Beach gearing up for Rock 'n Roll half marathon, concert by Train
    28 Jul 2014 at 1:31pm
    VIRGINIA BEACH -- Celebrating its 14th year, the Rock 'n' Roll Running Festival Virginia Beach is Virginia's premier running event, attracting more than 15,000 participants to the city on Labor Day Weekend.  (August 30-31)  It's the original half-marathon of the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series, featuring three days of music on the beach, two days of running and a spectacular oceanfront finish line ...

  • Rose, Lillard go all in with adidas Boost technology
    28 Jul 2014 at 1:05pm
    Boost changes everything. For adidas, this is not just another marketing statement but a guarantee. The summer of 2014 here in Las Vegas, Nevada will be marked by adidas as the time when they changed the game of basketball by … Continued The post Rose, Lillard go all in with adidas Boost technology appeared first on SLAMonline Philippines.

  • Equinox Is Acquiring Sports Club/LA And Reebok Sports Club/NY
    28 Jul 2014 at 12:00pm
    NEW YORK, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Equinox today announced plans to acquire the Sports Club/LA properties in New York, Boston, Miami, San Francisco and Washington D.C., as well as the Reebok Sports Club/NY location in New York City from affiliates of Millennium Partners.  The acquisition is further evidence of the brand's ambitious growth agenda, positioning Equinox in new markets and lines ...

  • Melmerby Triathlon sees increase in attendance after year off
    28 Jul 2014 at 11:17am
    MELMERBY – Some things changed, some stayed the same.